INTRODUCTION TO SSE. Solid different with liquid and gas in the way of the arrangement of atom. Distortion of the crystal is needed to accommodate the solute, unless the two species of solid is very similar. SOLID SOLUTION.
Substitutional Solid Solution Rules
2) Crystal structure:
- Crystal structures for metals of both atom types must be same
- Higher valency metal have more tendency to dissolve another metal than on of a lower valency
Solid mixture is a non- homogeneous crystalline structure
Each of the solid has different properties :